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2014-03-31 08:26:55

Creates Online Community for Cyber Security News, Commentary and Discussions SAN FRANCISCO, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Tech announces the new community-driven Dark Reading (darkreading.com), the cyber security industry's top destination for news and insight. The redesigned site gives cyber security professionals an editorially-supported environment to connect with peers through moderated discussions, blogs and social media, giving the community equal share of voice with reporters and...

2014-03-28 23:03:47

LearningRx brain training center offers three tips to help evaluate reading comprehension skills at home. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Being a good reader goes far beyond decoding written words and the brain training experts at LearningRx are offering three techniques to help parents evaluate their children’s reading comprehension. “Reading has different components,” says Tanya Mitchell, Vice President of Research and Development at the Headquarters of LearningRx....

2014-03-27 12:32:50

The Evolved Packet Core has emerged as a leading candidate for network functions virtualization (NFV), which has the potential to drive major change to the classic 3GPP functional architecture NEW YORK, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 3GPP Evolved Packet Core (EPC) has emerged as a leading candidate for network functions virtualization (NFV), and progressive operators are already starting to deploy virtual EPC in their networks, according to a major new report from Heavy Reading...

2014-03-27 08:31:03

As the telecom equipment market has evolved, it has become clear to NEPs that they must also change, focusing on NFV and SDN offerings, says Heavy Reading Insider NEW YORK, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Structure change of the telecom network equipment market has made it clear that network equipment providers (NEPs) must quickly evolve their businesses, paying close attention to network functions virtualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN) offerings, according to the latest...

2014-03-25 23:33:56

Predictability Study Finds Strong Correlation Between ISIP Reading, Texas Reading Assessment Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Student results on Istation’s Indicators of Progress (ISIP™) assessments provide a strong indicator of potential scores on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) Reading tests, according to a predictability study released in 2014. Using data from the Garland Independent School District (Garland ISD) in Garland, Texas, Istation's...

2014-03-24 12:26:06

SWARTHMORE, Pa., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hans Christian Andersen Award Jury of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) has named: Nahoko Uehashi from Japan winner of the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Author Award Roger Mello from Brazil winner of the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Illustrator Award. The Hans Christian Andersen Award #IBBYHCA, the most prestigious in international children's literature, has been awarded biennially to authors since 1956 and...

2014-03-19 23:04:45

“Literate Nation” Founder Cinthia Coletti-Haan to Speak About the Growing Importance of Teaching Literacy to Students in Minnesota and Across America Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Nationally renowned literacy advocate and founding team member of SPRINT Cinthia Coletti-Haan will be the keynote speaker at the Groves Academy Annual Scholarship Gala set for Saturday, April 12 at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center, located at 30 South 7th Street. The Gala is Groves Academy’s...

2014-03-18 23:34:38

A recently published ‘Current Biology’ study revealing that video games improve learning in dyslexia is consistent with what dyslexics have long known and reported to Dr. Harold Levinson. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 A recent study published by Current Biology indicates that video games improve learning skills in dyslexics. Although many explanations are possible, these important results appear highly consistent with the cerebellar theory of dyslexia first reported by Dr....

2014-03-17 23:23:40

ALOHA encourages families to make reading together daily a treat for 30 minutes for 30 days. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 ALOHA celebrates http://alohamindmath.com National Reading Month by encouraging parents and extended families to enrich their child’s reading and lives with books for 30 minutes for 30 days. Reading is a fundamental and critical life skills learned in school, which most take for granted because they are fluent readers. For thirty days set aside at least thirty...

2014-03-17 12:25:24

SWARTHMORE, Pa., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six authors and six illustrators have been selected from 58 candidates submitted by 33 national sections of IBBY for the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Award. The award, launched in 1958, is considered the most prestigious in international children's literature. It is given biennially by the International Board on Books for Young People to an author and illustrator whose complete works have made lasting contributions to children's literature....


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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